Monthly Archives: November 2016

Leading with Thanks: Up for the Challenge?

Thanks. Arguably one of the most powerful words in any language, to soften hearts, reduce conflict, and increase productivity. How often are you cultivating Thanks in your organization? The benefits are many: People who feel appreciated, perform better. Positive feedback about what you want more of, gets you more of it. Pausing to feel and express…
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Innovation and Failure: 6 Culture Ingredients for the Modern Workplace

Innovation and Failure: The Healthy Combination No One Wants Our society hates risk. Probably because we hate failure even more. As a result, our love affair with safety is big business: We aim to eliminate hazard of any kind from American life.  A generation ago, we lived in a dangerous world:  Infant car seats were blankets…
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